EC Comics Presents… THE VAULT OF HORROR!

From EC Comics, the macabre minds behind “Tales from the Crypt”, and the producers of the “X-Files” and “Locke & Key” audio dramas, comes THE VAULT OF HORROR! With equal parts camp and creepy, it’s tales of terror are adapted and presented in an audio-rich fully immersive setting complete with a full cast, soundscapes, werewolves, vampires, cutthroats, and numerous ne’er-do-wells! So put your headphones on and enter THE VAULT OF HORROR… it’s a real scream…

June 5th, 2020    

THE VAULT OF HORROR, Episode 12

“John Bennett… a real werewolf?” ON THE SEASON FINALE...

 

“The Beast of the Full Moon!” Adapted by Lance Roger Axt from the story by Jack Davis.

 

1921, Hollywood! Fiction meets reality as the crew members of a silent horror film are being killed one by one. See if you can guess which of the players in our little melodrama is really the “Beast of the Full Moon”!

 

“Voodoo Horror!” Adapted by Butch D’Ambrosio from the story by Jack Kamen.

 

Dorian Gray has nothing on sleazy businessman George Barker and his voodoo bust, one that takes his deceits and gives them a face. One that absolutely disgusts his new wife Jean…

 

Starring Kevin Grevioux as the Vault Keeper. Featuring the voices of Brent Askari, Karen Bombaro, Barry Dodd, William Dufris, Paul Haley, James Herrera, Christine Marshall, Denise Poirier, Nic Robes, Casey Turner, Ashanti Williams, Janay Woodruff, and Jonathan Woodward. Directed by William Dufris.

 

Adapted from issue #17 of “The Vault of Horror”. Visit us at www.pocketuniverseproductions.com and www.eccomics.com

 

Please support us by supporting our sponsors! For a free 30-day trial and a free audiobook, visit Audible at Audible.com/Vault or text “Vault” to 500-500.

May 29th, 2020    

THE VAULT OF HORROR, Episode 11

“It happened over forty years ago… the birth of Mr. Clymore’s… ‘son’.”

 

“Terror on the Moors!” Adapted by Lance Roger Axt from the story by Johnny Craig.

 

A heavy fog forces Jane Reddin to spend the night at the Clymore Estate. There have been no visitors for 40 years. Might have something to do with the scratching sound inside the house… the howls… and the stench!

 

“Baby… it’s Cold Inside!” Adapted by Butch D’Ambrosio from the story by Graham Ingels.

 

Barton Benjamin Gordon is super to one of the coldest buildings in the city. And it’s going to stay that way if the landlord has anything to say about it…

 

Starring Kevin Grevioux as the Vault Keeper. Featuring the voices of Lance Roger Axt, Mariah Bergeron, Peter Berkrot, Steven Jay Cohen, William Dufris, Karen Lundh, Charlie Marenghi, Michael Rafkin, and Lisa Stathoplos. Directed by William Dufris.

 

Adapted from issue #17 of “The Vault of Horror”. Visit us at www.pocketuniverseproductions.com and www.eccomics.com

May 22nd, 2020    

THE VAULT OF HORROR, Episode 10

“Look, you guys want to hang out with him, that’s your business. But you know Reece Ramsay’s a borderline psycho and one day he’s gonna do something really stupid and I don’t mean trying to beat up a gym teacher.”

 

“The Grave Wager” Adapted by Lance Roger Axt from the story by Jack Kamen.

 

Two metalheads dare their friend to spend the night in a locked room with a dead body. They hire a homeless man to pose as the corpse. Oh, whatever could go wrong?

 

“Escape!” Adapted by Butch D’Ambrosio from the story by Al Feldstein.

 

Tony Flint has escaped from every lock-up he’s been incarcerated in. Now he’s in the most escape-proof correctional facility in existence, but he thinks he’s found a way out… via a coffin.

 

Starring Kevin Grevioux as the Vault Keeper. Featuring the voices of Lance Roger Axt, Peter Berkrot, Gabriel Beury-Moore, Karen Bombaro, Thomas Ian Campbell, Steven Jay Cohen, Matt Delamater, William Dufris, Jackson Harris, Dalton Kimball, Karen Lundh, Alexander Merrill, and Michael Rafkin. Directed by William Dufris.

 

Adapted from issue #16 of “The Vault of Horror”. Visit us at www.pocketuniverseproductions.com and www.eccomics.com

May 15th, 2020    

THE VAULT OF HORROR, Episode 9

“He was killed exactly like the last one, torn to pieces.”

 

“Werewolf Concerto!” Adapted by Lance Roger Axt from the story by Johnny Craig.

 

1952, Austria. Hubert Altmann runs the fabulous Viola Gardens Hotel in beautiful Leintz! A famous French pianist is staying there! Fabulous, indeed! Too bad about the murders! Wait, what?

 

“Fitting Punishment!” Adapted by Butch D’Ambrosio from the story by Graham Ingels.

 

Stanley has come to live with his miserly Uncle Ezra, the town undertaker, a stay he’ll come to regret.

 

Starring Kevin Grevioux as the Vault Keeper. Featuring the voices of Lance Roger Axt, Rob Cameron, William Dufris, Philip Hobby, Paul Hodgson, Dalton Kimball, Lisa Muller-Jones, Ed Romanoff, Jennywren Walker, Marjolaine Whittlesey, and Collin Young. Directed by William Dufris

 

Adapted from issue #16 of “The Vault of Horror”. Visit us at www.pocketuniverseproductions.com and www.eccomics.com

 

Please support us by supporting our sponsors! For a free 30-day trial and a free audiobook, visit Audible at Audible.com/Vault or text “Vault” to 500-500.

Visit Campfire Radio Theater at https://campfireradiotheater.podbean.com

Visit The White Vault at https://thewhitevault.com

May 8th, 2020    

THE VAULT OF HORROR, Episode 8

“There’s too much weight on the coffin, you’re gonna kill us all!”

 

“Report from the Grave” Adapted by Lance Roger Axt from the story by Jack Kamen.

 

11-year-old Willa Lake has to pass a test to join the Vault Keeper’s Club: go to the open grave of Terrible Terry Baum, open his coffin lid and stare into his cold dead face! From there a mystery unfolds…

 

“Buried Alive!” Adapted by Butch D’Ambrosio from the story by Graham Ingels.

 

Carnies Sam and Zetala are out to pull a con on a wealthy heiress. Do the words “six feet under” mean anything to you?

 

Starring Kevin Grevioux as the Vault Keeper. Featuring the voices of Brittany Burke, Hudson Christie, William Dufris, Paul Haley, James Herrera, Jack Kelley, Maiya Koloski, Aidan Lee, Owen Lee, Andrew Lyndlaker, Mike MacKenzie, Owen McAnuff, Denise Poirier, Ryan Strack, Robbie Trowbridge,Ashanti Williams, and Janay Woodruff. Directed by William Dufris. Adapted from issue #15 of “The Vault of Horror”.

 

Visit us at www.pocketuniverseproductions.com and www.eccomics.com

May 1st, 2020    

THE VAULT OF HORROR, Episode 7

“This place… THIS PLACE REALLY IS HAUNTED! THE PLACE IS HAUNTED!”

 

“Horror House!” Adapted by Lance Roger Axt from the story by Johnny Craig.

 

Cinnamon Frears writes horror comics. She’s in danger of losing her job no thanks to her creepy roommates. That is until she finds a great rental outside of Manhattan… and it’s supposedly haunted…

 

“Terror in the Swamp!” Adapted by Butch D’Ambrosio from the story by Al Feldstein.

 

Three Nazi scientists sought to extend life. Instead they created something monstrous… and hungry. This is their story, one that’s not quite finished.

 

Starring Kevin Grevioux as the Vault Keeper. Featuring the voices of Rob Cameron, Phil del Vecchio, Barry Dodd, William Dufris, Isabella Etro, Emily Grotz, Philip Hobby, Paul Hodgson, Christine Marshall, Nic Robes, Casey Turner, Marjolaine Whittlesey, Jonathan Woodward and Collin Young. Directed by William Dufris.

 

Adapted from issue #15 of “The Vault of Horror”. Visit us at www.pocketuniverseproductions.com and www.eccomics.com

April 24th, 2020    

THE VAULT OF HORROR, Episode 6

“Steal my gold, will you? I’ll teach you! I’ll teach you but good you filthy little beasts!”

 

“Rats Have Sharp Teeth!” Adapted by Lance Roger Axt from the story by Graham Ingels.

 

Cape Colony’s dead, these folks he’ll uproot,
And pillage and ransack their long-lost loot!
Merciless to all, Abner’ll not be deterred…
But trust me, it’s the vermin who’ll have the last word!

 

“The Strange Couple!” Adapted by Butch D’Ambrosio from the story by Al Feldstein.

 

Martin’s not going to make that business meeting. The storm outside is raging. Thank goodness for that vampire and his ghoul wife who are just dying to let him spend the night in their house.

 

Starring Kevin Grevioux as the Vault Keeper. Featuring the voices of Brittany Burke, William Dufris, Sarah Kennedy, Kerryann Loomis, Erik Moody, Harold Withee, and special guest Phil Proctor of the Firesign Theatre. Directed by William Dufris.

 

Adapted from issue #14 of “The Vault of Horror”. Visit us at www.pocketuniverseproductions.com and www.eccomics.com

April 17th, 2020    

THE VAULT OF HORROR, Episode 5

“Can you make me one of those voodoo dolls?”

 

“Voodoo Vengeance!” Adapted by Lance Roger Axt from the story by Johnny Craig.

 

Broadcaster Charles Standish’s much younger wife is cheating on him. Time for a little payback, courtesy of a voodoo doll.

 

“Werewolf” Adapted by Butch D’Ambrosio from the story by Jules Feiffer and Harry Harrison.

 

At a clandestine meeting of government operatives, a decades-old secret is unearthed regarding a group of hikers in Eastern Europe, a “werewolf hunter”, and… yes… a werewolf…

 

Starring Kevin Grevioux as the Vault Keeper. Featuring the voices of Brent Askari, Veeva Banga, Burke Brimmer, Thomas Ian Campbell, Barry Dodd, William Dufris, Isabella Etro, Sarah Kennedy, Charlie Marenghi, Christine Marshall, Nic Robes, Casey Turner, Mark Winkworth, and Jonathan Woodward. Directed by William Dufris

 

Adapted from issue #14 of “The Vault of Horror”. Visit us at www.pocketuniverseproductions.com and www.eccomics.com

 

Please support us by supporting our sponsors! For a free 30-day trial and a free audiobook, visit Audible at Audible.com/Vault or text “Vault” to 500-500, and visit their free secondary site for all ages at stories.Audible.com.

Visit Campfire Radio Theater at https://campfireradiotheater.podbean.com

Visit The White Vault at https://thewhitevault.com

April 10th, 2020    

THE VAULT OF HORROR, Episode 4

“I need another cadaver.”

 

“Doctor of Horror” Adapted by Lance Roger Axt from the story by Graham Ingels.

 

1914, the Hampshire Medical School. Dr. Artemus Lawford needs to find cadavers to bring in students to his anatomy class. Then he finds a way. And all of the troubles begin.

 

“Island of Death” Adapted by Butch D’Ambrosio from the story by Harvey Kurtzman.

 

Colonel General Alexei Kabinski has hunted cougar, sharks, black bears, every animal imaginable. Now he hunts something far more challenging: human beings.

 

Starring Kevin Grevioux as the Vault Keeper. Featuring the voices of Lance Roger Axt, Peter Berkrot, Steven Jay Cohen, Matt Delamater, William Dufris, Dalton Kimball, Charlie Marenghi, Michael Rafkin, and Lisa Stathoplos. Directed by William Dufris. Adapted from issue #13 of “The Vault of Horror”.

 

Visit us at www.pocketuniverseproductions.com and www.eccomics.com

April 3rd, 2020    

THE VAULT OF HORROR, Episode 3

“Burt, did you dump Hank’s body?”

 

“The Dead Will Return!” Adapted by Lance Roger Axt from the story by Al Feldstein.

 

Burton and Fiona have done away with Fi’s husband, dumping his body in the sea. But the sea keeps giving back…

 

“The Curse of Harkley Heath” Adapted by Butch D’Ambrosio from the story by Harry Harrison and Wally Wood.

 

Charles, Sybil, and Edna are the heirs to the Harkley fortune and the Harkley Manor, which is said to have a curse upon it. Care to see it in action?

 

Starring Kevin Grevioux as the Vault Keeper. Featuring the voices of Brent Askari, Joseph Bearor, Barry Dodd, Moira Driscoll, William Dufris, Emily Grotz, Paul Hodgson, Charlie Marenghi, Christine Marshall, Lisa Muller-Jones, Casey Turner, Marjolaine Whittlesey, and Jonathan Woodward. Directed by William Dufris.

 

Adapted from issue #13 of “The Vault of Horror”. Visit us at www.pocketuniverseproductions.com and www.eccomics.com

March 27th, 2020    

THE VAULT OF HORROR, Episode 2

“I’ve killed you before… I’ll kill you again…” 

 

“Horror in the Night” Adapted by Lance Roger Axt from the story by Harvey Kurtzman.

 

The nightmare comes every time Taylor falls asleep. A couple comes to check in to the cabin she owns. He looks harmless enough, but the wife… dressed in black like she’s going to a funeral… she’s so paranoid…

 

“Terror Train” Adapted by Butch D’Ambrosio from the story by Al Feldstein.

 

Ralph Broca’s out of the hospital and is traveling on one of the last old time steam trains with his wife. She thinks Ralph’s fine. The voice in his head says otherwise.

 

Starring Kevin Grevioux as the Vault Keeper. Featuring the voices of Lance Roger Axt, Hannah Daly, William Dufris, Paul Haley, James Herrera, Denise Poirier, Michael Rafkin, Lisa Stathoplos, Jennywren Walker, Ashanti Williams, Janay Woodruff. Directed by William Dufris.

 

Adapted from issue #12 of “The Vault of Horror”. Visit us at www.pocketuniverseproductions.com and www.eccomics.com

March 27th, 2020    

THE VAULT OF HORROR, Episode 1

“Welcome, dear listeners, welcome to the Vault of Horror! I’m so glad for the company, so few dare to make their way down here… they just don’t have the guts!”

 

“Portrait in Wax!” Adapted by Lance Roger Axt from the story by Johnny Craig.

 

In 1933, a talentless hack commits multiple crimes against his artistic roommate. Years later, the sculptor of some very unusual wax statues exacts a unique kind of justice…

 

“The Werewolf Legend” Adapted by Butch D’Ambrosio from the story by Gardner Fox and Harry Harrison.

 

1935, the English Countryside. Multiple deaths, the bodies torn to shreds. Is the Mallory curse real? And if so… is Walter Mallory its latest victim?

 

Starring Kevin Grevioux as the Vault Keeper. Featuring the voices of Lance Roger Axt, Joseph Bearor, Mariah Bergeron, Peter Berkrot, Rob Cameron, Steven Jay Cohen, Hannah Daly, William Dufris, Emily Grotz, Philip Hobby, Paul Hodgson, and Charlie Marenghi. Directed by William Dufris.

 

Adapted from issue #12 of “The Vault of Horror”. Visit us at www.pocketuniverseproductions.com and www.eccomics.com

 

Please support us by supporting our sponsors! For a free 30-day trial and a free audiobook, visit Audible at Audible.com/Vault or text “Vault” to 500-500.

March 17th, 2020    

Welcome to the Vault… (the Teaser Trailer…)

THE VAULT OF HORROR is open for business beginning March 27...

Visit us at www.pocketuniverseproductions.com and www.eccomics.com

 

-